We've collated all the key information on Whirlpool tumble dryers in this handy guide. We've analysed over 22,000 user and expert reviews and 30+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,900 tumble dryers to impartially compare each tumble dryer brand.
The average price of a new Whirlpool tumble dryer is $900.
Is Whirlpool the Best Tumble Dryer Brand?
So are Whirlpool tumble dryers any good? We give every tumble dryer a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all tumble dryers we are able to impartially rank all the tumble dryer brands.
Whirlpool is ranked the No. 4 best tumble dryer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 4th best tumble dryer brand out there.
Let's look at how Whirlpool tumble dryers compare to the other tumble dryer brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Whirlpool Tumble Dryers
At an average purchase price of $900, Whirlpool tumble dryers tend to be more expensive than most other tumble dryer brands however they are still a popular choice with consumers. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Whirlpool tumble dryer is $85 (based on a person typically doing 5 tumble dries per week), which makes them more efficient than most other tumble dryer brands.
There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool tumble dryers available compared to other tumble dryer brands, with only 1 Whirlpool tumble dryer currently on the market in the US. Whirlpool also have worse reviews than the typical tumble dryer brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool tumble dryer being 64%.
No. Of Tumble Dryers
Average Price $726
Price Distribution of All Tumble Dryers
No. Of Tumble Dryers
Average Price $900
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Tumble Dryers
What Do the Whirlpool Tumble Dryer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool tumble dryer to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other tumble dryer brands.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 71% of user reviews for Whirlpool tumble dryers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 100% and 94% respectively across all Tumble Dryer brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Whirlpool tumble dryers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other tumble dryer brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Whirlpool Tumble Dryers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Whirlpool tumble dryers. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular tumble dryer brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 22,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Whirlpool tumble dryers. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 85% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Whirlpool tumble dryer owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
85% of reviewers think Whirlpool tumble dryers are reliable.
So, most people think that Whirlpool tumble dryers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Whirlpool tumble dryers that mention reliability:
The machine itself is very sturdy
Poor Build Quality
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